We’re Officially a Family Business!

We’re Officially a Family Business!

April 2017 We are proud to announce that Carter Ave Frame Shop is officially a family business. Tim Smith has been the owner of Carter Ave. Frame Shop…

New Art for Fall

New Art for Fall

October 2016 We have been busy finding new art to grace your domicile during the upcoming long and dark cold season.  Here is some new art for you…

Frame Your Pin Collection

Frame Your Pin Collection

September 2016 It makes us laugh to see how certain framing projects come in clumps — oversize art, needlework, antique prints, you name it.  We often seem to…

Framed Art in it’s Natural Habitat

Framed Art in it’s Natural Habitat

September 2016 We feel honored to get to frame your treasured art and collectibles.  We love seeing your art and hearing the stories of how it came into…

New “Artist to Watch” Cards

New “Artist to Watch” Cards

September 2016 We have recently added a line of greeting cards to our card display on the design table from a local company called “Artists to Watch.”  They…

Art and Framing Installations

Art and Framing Installations

September 2016 Maybe you didn’t know this, but we do art and framing installations.  We can help you with one piece or a whole house-full.  We often get…

Cool Things We Have Framed Lately

Cool Things We Have Framed Lately

September 2016 Wow!  We just keep getting interesting and beautiful stuff to frame.  Enjoy this crop of art and artifacts!  

Get Your Vikings Commemorative Tickets Framed!

Get Your Vikings Commemorative Tickets Framed!

August 2016 If you are lucky enough to have Vikings season tickets, then you should get your Inaugural Season Commemorative tickets framed.  Here is just one way they…

Made in America! Larson Juhl’s Ashland, WI Moulding Factory Video

June 2016 Moulding, the stuff frames are made of, is made all over the world.  Much of it comes from Asia and Italy.  Larson Juhl, one of our…

Minnesota State Fair Unveils Its 2016 Art Commission

Minnesota State Fair Unveils Its 2016 Art Commission

June 2016 We are proud and honored to get to frame the original art that the Minnesota State Fair commissions for its posters and limited edition prints each…